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... The LESS statin he takes, the more likely his problems will abate. ... (6 replies)
... I am just wondering if there is any real difference between the different statin drugs. My husband took Lipitor for a while, and was taken off it because of muscle aches. ... (6 replies)
... even though it's just as effective. Using LESS statin may be the key. ... (6 replies)

... OK, it's small, about 22 in each group, and small studies need a large difference in results to be significant. ... (4 replies)
... or 10mg Lipitor. Also.... My point, was that it may be the AMOUNT of statin taken which relates to symptoms and this may not necessarily correlate with the efficacy. ... (6 replies)
... My husband takes niacin. It works well. Nystatin is the prescription version, but we saw no difference between the script and the OTC. ... (3 replies)
... As for feeling better when you cholesteral is higher that would only relate to what you are eating. Maybe you just feel better eating certain high fat foods. The difference between 220 and 250 wouldn't show. ... (8 replies)
... Research the difference between the two......and more importantly......the cost. ... (5 replies)
... They are both fibrates Kathy. I think Zetia is more for LDL and Tricor is mostly for the Trigs. and VLDL. Do a web search, just type in ...what is Zetia, then the same for Tricor and it gives U all the info. Good luck..... :wave: ************************************************* Ezetimibe (Zetiaź) is an anti-hyperlipidemic medication. It acts by decreasing cholesterol... (4 replies)
... Do you know the difference between zetia and tricor? ... (4 replies)
... DO you notice any difference between the first pour off and the last pour off? ... (45 replies)
... Some do have side effects from ALL statins; others might not. Also, side effects can be more severe when a second statins is tried. CoQ10 can help alleviate muscle pain, as statins deplete this essential nutrient. Take a minimum of 50mg, preferably 100mg at the same time your husband takes the statin. Statins can also cause memory problems, although most doctors today flatly... (6 replies)
... A difference of 177 means that 1309 people who took a statin died and 1486 who did not take a statin died in 5 years. ... (15 replies)
... cholesterol reduction in a population with previous statin intolerance. ... (10 replies)
... but accurate nonetheless. For instance, there was research done by Johns Hopkins that said they noted "striking" differences between the male and female brains. This was actually quite contoversial in our day and age but they only reported what their reasearch had shown. ... (47 replies)
... up study investigated the difference between moderate LDL lowering therapy and aggressive LDL therapy on the progression of athersclerosis. ... (54 replies)
May 8, 2010
... I am by no means a physician nor a pharmacist. I am simply citing online references. But Crestor is one statin in particlular that you must look out for. ... (9 replies)
... weight, no smoking, regular exercise, etc., in treating subjects with moderately high levels of LDL cholesterol. Of the 5170 subjects in the group that received statin drugs, 28 percent lowered their LDL cholesterol significantly. ... (95 replies)
... Stumper, I know that since you are on a statin and see some results that look good, you would naturally want to see that all research says that statins will remove plaque. ... (47 replies)
... One study looked at 308 men who were given a placebo or the statin Zocor for six months. In memory tests and a test involving a complex maze, the statin users did not perform as well as those on the placebo. ... (11 replies)

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